It only took 300 advisors to change his mind... [youtube]NP06C37o35Q[/youtube] EXIT QUESTION: In order for SDI to work you have to have certain ground-based assets, such as radar stattions and launchers...AND they have to be near the potential target areas. As one of the emerging threats is from Iran and for the foreseeable future they will only have medium-ranged missiles that would place Europe in jeopardy well before the US, but subject to nuclear blackmail nonetheless. Naturally that means assets in Europe. But those assets agitate the Russians. Is Obama willing to antagonize the Russians to make good on his current promise to pursue missile defense?